The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architect
Rank 554 549 524
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 42 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.075% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.081% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 22
Average daily rate
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£588 £525 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% +12.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £435 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £631 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £525 £481
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50265 49246 43135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.49% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31360 30460 24749
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1957 2018 2111
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Information Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Information Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 36 £600 +10.34% 11
London +3 16 £750 +30.43% 4
City of London +15 8 £750 +66.66% 2
Northern Ireland - 6 £550 - 1
East of England 0 5 £600 +14.28% 3
South East -7 5 £475 -9.52%
County Antrim - 5 £531 - 1
Belfast - 5 £531 - 1
South West +8 4 £600 +11.62% 1
West Midlands -11 4 £388 -35.41% 1
Swindon +8 3 £600 +11.62% 1
Wiltshire +1 3 £600 +11.62% 1
Essex - 3 £613 - 1
Hampshire 0 2 £475 -9.52%
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
Berkshire - 2 £650 -
Warrington - 2 £425 -
Warwick - 2 - -
North West - 2 £425 -
Brentwood - 2 £600 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £550 -
Birmingham -1 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 - -
Oxfordshire -18 1 £313 -
Dorset - 1 £520 -
Luton - 1 £550 -
Slough - 1 £650 -
Bournemouth - 1 £520 -
Hook - 1 £475 -

Information Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Information Architect in their job title.

1 31 (37.80%) Information Architecture
2 26 (31.71%) Data Modelling
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
3 24 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (26.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (25.61%) TOGAF
6 20 (24.39%) Data Architecture
7 18 (21.95%) Information Security
8 16 (19.51%) Banking
8 16 (19.51%) Security Architecture
9 15 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (17.07%) CISM
10 14 (17.07%) CISSP
11 13 (15.85%) Project Management
11 13 (15.85%) Information Management
11 13 (15.85%) Data Governance
12 12 (14.63%) Degree
12 12 (14.63%) Management Information System
12 12 (14.63%) Oracle
13 11 (13.41%) ITIL
13 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.41%) Data Management
13 11 (13.41%) SABSA
14 10 (12.20%) CISA
15 9 (10.98%) Migration
15 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
15 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
15 9 (10.98%) COBIT
16 8 (9.76%) Data Migration

Information Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Information Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 2 (2.44%) Documentum
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Office
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) SPSS
2 1 (1.22%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Network Security
2 2 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.44%) EDRMS
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.22%) QlikView
4 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.22%) EDMS
4 1 (1.22%) DataStage
4 1 (1.22%) DB2
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) ERwin
2 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (31.71%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Banking
3 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 8 (9.76%) Retail
5 6 (7.32%) Retail Banking
6 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
7 4 (4.88%) Publishing
8 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.44%) Legal
10 1 (1.22%) Electronics
10 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.22%) Marketing
10 1 (1.22%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) HTML
1 1 (1.22%) XML
1 1 (1.22%) XSL
1 1 (1.22%) WDK
1 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.32%) Reference Data
3 5 (6.10%) Informatics
4 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.66%) NHS
5 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.22%) FMCG
7 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.22%) DTV
7 1 (1.22%) GIS
7 1 (1.22%) CESG
7 1 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Information Architecture
2 26 (31.71%) Data Modelling
3 24 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (26.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (25.61%) TOGAF
6 20 (24.39%) Data Architecture
7 18 (21.95%) Information Security
8 16 (19.51%) Security Architecture
9 13 (15.85%) Information Management
9 13 (15.85%) Project Management
9 13 (15.85%) Data Governance
10 11 (13.41%) ITIL
10 11 (13.41%) Data Management
10 11 (13.41%) SABSA
11 9 (10.98%) Migration
11 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.76%) ETL
12 8 (9.76%) Data Migration
13 7 (8.54%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) C
3 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) CISSP
1 14 (17.07%) CISM
2 12 (14.63%) Degree
3 10 (12.20%) CISA
4 5 (6.10%) CGEIT
4 5 (6.10%) CRISC
4 5 (6.10%) PMP
4 5 (6.10%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.66%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.44%) PhD
8 1 (1.22%) ISEB
8 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) COBIT
2 7 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.44%) COREP
3 2 (2.44%) FINREP
3 2 (2.44%) QA
4 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.54%) SAP
3 7 (8.54%) Endeca
4 3 (3.66%) IBM
4 3 (3.66%) Informatica
5 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) Sun
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix
6 1 (1.22%) Talend
6 1 (1.22%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.22%) PayPal
6 1 (1.22%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.22%) Teradata
6 1 (1.22%) Netezza
6 1 (1.22%) DataFlux
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